Post Tagged with: "Toronto Blue Jays"

DEPAOLO: Tulowitzki, Price Acquisitions Poised to Join Other Historic Mid-Season Trades

DEPAOLO: Tulowitzki, Price Acquisitions Poised to Join Other Historic Mid-Season Trades

The Toronto Blue Jays’ sudden dominance since their acquisitions of Troy Tulowitzki and David Price has many fans in Toronto hoping their team’s 22-year playoff drought — the longest active streak in the four major sports — will finally come to an end. Prior to adding Tulowitzki and Price to[Read More…]

by August 15, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
FOOTE: New Contenders Excite in MLB Playoff Race

FOOTE: New Contenders Excite in MLB Playoff Race

For years, the MLB playoffs have been pretty vanilla. In the American League, the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees have always had their success. The Los Angeles Angels have been consistently good, and the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers put together a few seasons in which they[Read More…]

by August 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
DEPAOLO: Baseball’s Landscape Has Transformed

DEPAOLO: Baseball’s Landscape Has Transformed

Part of growing up is realizing that many things you thought were true when you were younger are actually false. You gain experience, understand how limited your perspective used to be and learn to embrace change. I feel like the MLB trade deadline has really cemented all these lessons for[Read More…]

by August 1, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
MAGUIRE: Stadium Renovations Bode Well for Success

MAGUIRE: Stadium Renovations Bode Well for Success

Dubbed “the loveable losers,” the Chicago Cubs have not won a World Series in 107 years. Maybe it is the “Curse of the Billy Goat” at work. Or the trot of a black cat during their 1969 collapse. Or perhaps it is the result of Steve Bartman’s ill-advised reach. In[Read More…]

by June 27, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
Commentary | Sights and Sounds of Opening Day

Commentary | Sights and Sounds of Opening Day

The beginning of a new season is an important event in any major professional sport. Every season opener is greeted with widespread excitement and anticipation. In Major League Baseball, however, the day of the first game isn’t just another season opener. It’s Opening Day, a magical day of possibility and[Read More…]

by April 9, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Uncategorized